Jewell celebrates the holidays
William Jewell announces its schedule of holiday events and festivities. All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise stated.
Lighting of the Quad, 7 p.m., Dec. 2
Gano Chapel and Quad, William Jewell College campus, Liberty
A celebration of the season in Gano Chapel with the Jazz Band and Wind Ensemble followed by a lighting ceremony on the Quad and an appearance from Santa.
“The House Without a Christmas Tree,” 7:30 p.m.
Dec. 5 – Gano Chapel, Jewell Campus
Dec. 6 – Folly Theater, Kansas City
Jewell’s Artist Diploma in Voice program and the Kansas City Chamber Orchestra for Ricky Ian Gordon's “The House Without a Christmas Tree.” This is a heartwarming new opera tale of a family's transformation and joy after loss. Both programs are led by Jewell grads: Daniel Belcher, ’92, with the Artist Diploma in Voice, and Bruce Sorrell, ’83, is the KCCO music director and conductor.
Chamber Music Concert,” 7:30 p.m., Dec. 6
Gano Chapel, College campus
The City Come Again, doors open at 11:15 a.m., music begins at 11:35 a.m., Dec. 12
Grace and Holy Trinity Cathedral, Broadway at 13th Street, Kansas City
Jewell’s Christmas gift to the city in words and music, featuring the Jewell Concert Choir and Missouri Poet Laureate Maryfrances Wagner.